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  1. Monthly Action Points (MAP) for the Security Council: August 2016

    For August, in which Malaysia has the presidency of the UN Security Council, the MAP provides recommendations on the

    Monday, August 1, 2016
    Monthly Action Points95 461
  2. Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (S/2016/233)

    Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Re

    Wednesday, March 9, 2016
    Secretary General Reports94 357
  3. Pre 2015 News Archive66 417
  4. DCR: Peacekeepers or Perpetrators? An Analysis of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA) by UN Personnel in the Democratic Republic of Congo

    Peacekeepers or Perpetrators examines the complex international problem of Sexual Abuse and Exploitation (SEA) commit

    Thursday, October 11, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 732
  5. CONGO-KINSHASA: UN Official Condemns Sexual Violence By Renegade Soldiers

    A United Nations official today condemned the sexual violence in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) r

    Thursday, July 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 233
  6. DRC: CBM'S Fistula Campaign Aims to Give Women Back Their Dignity

    On 22nd March 2012, CBM, the overseas disability charity, will be running a UK wide awareness campaign about their wo

    Wednesday, March 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 929
  7. DRC/LIBERIA: Sexual Abuse Allegations Against UN Peacekeepers in DR Congo and Liberia Decline

    Allegations of sexual abuse by soldiers serving in the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic

    Wednesday, July 27, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 142
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  9. Reports/Policy Briefs90 466
  10. DRC: UN Renews Congo Peacekeepers in Light of Rape Epidemic

    The United Nations Refugee Agency reported this month that 170 women were raped during a raid on a village by an arme

    Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 031
  11. DRC/INDIA: Army Probes Soldiers' Sexual Misconduct

    Two long years after charges of “sexual misconduct” were leveled against the Indian peacekeepers deployed

    Wednesday, June 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 892
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  13. DR Congo: Support Community-Based Tools for MONUSCO

    In recent years the UN peacekeeping mission in the DRC (MONUSCO) has faced tremendous pressure to improve civilian pr

    Tuesday, May 3, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 409
  14. DRC: UN Envoy to Congo Notes some Improvements, but says Peacekeeping Mission still Needed

    Progress has been made toward quelling mass rapes by armed combatants in Congo, but the U.N.

    Monday, February 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 183
  15. DRC: Indian Peacekeepers Rescue Women in DR Congo: UN

    Indian peacekeepers rescued seven women held by a militia group in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the UN said

    Friday, January 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 111
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  17. DRC: Eastern Congo Security Deteriorating, Crisis Group Reports

    The Democratic Republic of Congo government's two-year military campaign against rebels in the east is failing and ha

    Wednesday, November 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 586
  18. DRC: Army Raping And Killing, Says UN Envoy

    DR Congo government troops are raping and killing women in remote villages where hundreds were the victims of mass ra

    Friday, October 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 518
  19. DRC: Rebel Rape Victims May Face Same Abuse From Army, UN Warns

    Hundreds of women who were raped by rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) nearly three months ago now repo

    Thursday, October 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 519
  20. DR Congo: Managing the Transition

    Discussions about the future of peacekeeping in the DR Congo and the modalities of withdrawal are happening while the

    Thursday, September 30, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 964
  21. DRC: Peacekeepers Vital, World Leaders Say

    Tackling systemic conflict and sexual violence like the atrocities on the Congo requires a comprehensive role in peac

    Friday, September 24, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 226
  22. DRC: With No Peace To Keep, Peacekeepers Told To Leave

    UN investigators have accused a group of rebels of gang rape.

    Thursday, September 2, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 025
  23. DRC: Sexual Violence Report Shocks World Back to Congo Conflict

    After 12 years and more than five million dead, residents of the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo have learnt to

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 947
  24. DRC: Mass Rapes Underline Urgency of Consolidating Peace in Eastern DR Congo

    The recent savage rape and assault of scores of civilians in the remote and troubled far east of the Democratic Repub

    Wednesday, August 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 928
  25. DRC: Mass Rape in Congo Reignites Questions on Efficacy of UN Force

    A report this week that Rwandan rebels looted villages in Congo and mass-raped more than 150 women and children in Ju

    Wednesday, August 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 941
  26. DRC: UN Peacekeepers Accused of Sexual Abuse

    The United Nations said on Wednesday it was investigating allegations of sexual exploitation by two of its peacekeepe

    Thursday, July 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 559
  27. DRC: Pursuing Rebels at What Price

    Operation Amani Leo, launched jointly by MONUC (the United Nations Mission in Congo) and FARDC (the Congolese army) i

    Friday, June 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 357
  28. DRC: UN to Reduce DR Congo Peace Force

    However, it has delayed a decision on the full withdrawal of its 20,500-strong force, as sought by Congolese Presiden

    Friday, May 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 150
  29. DRC: U.N. fears Congo pullout will hurt fight against rape

    Congolese laws against sexual violence are not being implemented and a withdrawal of United Nations peacekeepers from

    Monday, April 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 016
  30. DRC: UN Helps Women Fight Under-Representation in Government

    1 April 2010 –The United Nations is boosting the efforts of women in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

    Thursday, April 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 813
  31. Congo Conflict: 'The Terminator' Lives in Luxury While Peacekeepers Look On

    At first glance there is nothing disturbing about the man playing tennis on the red clay courts of the Hotel Karibu.

    Friday, February 5, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 617
  32. DRC: Congo Might Expel UN Officials in Dispute Over War, Envoy Says

    The Democratic Republic of Congo might expel leaders of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in retaliation for
    Tuesday, December 15, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 612
  33. Peace With Sexual Violence is Still War: Peacekeepers Must Protect Women

    Stephen Lewis warns UN military commanders who gathered on May 27th 2008 at Wilton Park in West Sussex, England to di

    Tuesday, May 27, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 271
  34. A Fragile Future: Why Scaling Down MONUC Too Soon Could Spell Disaster for the Congo

    Thursday, February 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 684
  35. Sexual Exploitation and Abuse: Lessons Learned Study Addressing Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in MONUC

    This paper specifically reviews the manner in which the United Nations Peacekeeping Operation (MONUC) in the Democrat

    Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 410
  36. A Window of Opportunity in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Incorporating a Gender Perspective in the Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration Process

    As the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) balances in limbo between ongoing conflict and peace, the disarmament,

    Saturday, September 17, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 910
  37. Engendering (In)security in Peace Support Operations

    This article contributes towards ongoing debates on gender, security and post-conflict studies.

    Wednesday, December 1, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 907
  38. Activities Report from the Office of Gender Affairs (OGA) of the United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUC)

    The aim of this paper is to give a comprehensive review of the activities of the OGA using concrete examples to foste

    Friday, January 10, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 458
  39. VIDEO: There is a Women's Spring Beginning

    A newly published study in the American Journal of Public Health estimates more than two million women have been rape

    Monday, June 6, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 279
  40. BLOG: Day 3: A Small Piece Of War By Your Ear

    DR Congo has a bloody history of colonisation and slavery, and its current situation is characterised by extremely gr

    Monday, December 10, 2012 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 541
  41. STATEMENTS: Joint Position on Draft Resolution "Assistance technique et renforcement des capacités en matière des droits de l ́homme en République Démocratique du Congo"

    Security Council Resolutions 1325, 1820, 1888, 1889, 2016

    Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 861